By Antica Spralja Hello! My name is Antica and I hold a very unique position with Boston Cares. As the “Circle… Read more A “Circle of Friends” for our 25th!
Category: AmeriCorps VISTA
An edgy new website for Teens in Print
By Lhanzi Giambrone May was an exciting month, I completed one of my biggest projects as an AmeriCorps VISTA! I… Read more An edgy new website for Teens in Print
Volunteer Heroes: Feeding the Community
By Charlotte Goff As the AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer Coordinator serving at United South End Settlements (USES) through the Boston Cares AmeriCorps… Read more Volunteer Heroes: Feeding the Community
Serving the Immigrant Community: One Library at a Time
By Carol Leon When I started my AmeriCorps VISTA year at the Mayor’s Office for Immigrant Advancement almost nine months… Read more Serving the Immigrant Community: One Library at a Time
Boston Partners in Education: A History
by Tim Pettus In the past year, I have been given an opportunity by AmeriCorps VISTA, Boston Cares, and Boston Partners… Read more Boston Partners in Education: A History
Giving Kids the Power to Serve in 5 Easy Steps!
By Aysia Rodriguez Hands down, I have the most fun in the Boston Cares office—which is saying something when you’re… Read more Giving Kids the Power to Serve in 5 Easy Steps!
#TBT: ServiceWorks Bootcamp, A Photostory
By Elaine Hsiang P-O-W-E-R … Read more #TBT: ServiceWorks Bootcamp, A Photostory
What is AmeriCorps VISTA?
VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America) was founded in 1965 as a national service program to fight poverty in America. In 1993, VISTA was… Read more What is AmeriCorps VISTA?
The Corps: A VISTA Legacy
By Orláith Duggan As the Program Development Coordinator, AmeriCorps VISTA, I wear a few different hats: one of which is… Read more The Corps: A VISTA Legacy
A Mural for Bird Street
In December 2015, Boston Cares celebrated as we graduated our first class of ServiceWorks Scholars! Twelve young people at Bird… Read more A Mural for Bird Street